Certification Renewal

Why We Recertify

  • Aqua Yoga Certification and Certified Yoga Teacher status expire one year from the issue date and must recertify to stay current
  • Ensures students are staying current in the field
  •  Creates trust and value in your certification

Recertification Instructions

  • Take at least 10 hours of continuing education
  • This can be online or in-person training or self-study such as reading relevant books
  • Pay the recertification fee from this page
  • If you want a  hard copy of your certificate, add it to your cart
What Happens Next?

  •  A “course” will be added to your student portal
  • Fill out the information about your continuing education
  • Print your new certificate

What qualifies as continuing education?

Anything that you’ve done to further your education in the field is relevant. You can take live workshops or online training to gain educational credits. You may also read relevant books and articles.

How do I prove my continuing education?

For live or online training, you may submit your certificate of completion. If the course you took also counted as credits for another certification, such as AEA, you may tell us the provider number and number of credits if you don’t have the documentation.

For books or other self-study, you’ll be asked to provide a brief summary of what you’ve learned. It’s not extensive; just a quick recap.


I didn’t renew immediately when my certification expired. Can I still renew?

Yes, but your renewal runs from the date of your last expiration. For example, let’s say you had either taken the original certification or renewed your certification January 10, 2020, which means your certification expires January 10, 2021. If you decide Sept 1, 2023 to renew, you must renew:

Jan 10, 2021 – Jan 10, 2022
Jan 10, 2022 – Jan 10, 2023
Jan 10, 2023 – Jan 10, 2024

This means you’ll need a quantity of 3 renewals and 30 hours of continuing education. Otherwise, it would be unfair to those who have stayed current.

How do I renew my certification?

Please reivew the video below for instructions on review your certification or go directly to the link to pay for your renewal.

Renew Your Certification

Renew Your Certification


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